Moray Firth


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Moray Firth

an inlet of the North Sea on the NE coast of Scotland. Length: about 56 km (35 miles)

Moray Firth

 

an inlet of the North Sea cutting the northeastern coast of Great Britain. Width at the entrance, 100 km; depths, 25-60 m. Tides are semidiurnal and up to 5.5 m. The Moray Firth is linked with the Firth of Lome by the Caledonian Canal. The port of Inverness is on the firth.

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She arrived in the Moray Firth on Saturday and escorted the ships through UK waters and north along the coast of Norway.
As well as being large complex structures, these jackets will be the deepest water fixed foundations of any offshore wind farm and it has taken significant time and resource to get them ready for installation in the Moray Firth, so its a great achievement to have the first one in place.
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Two were in each Tornado GR4 aircraft and were engaged in a practice bombing run over the Moray Firth area when the accident happened on Tuesday.
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Four personnel from RAF Lossiemouth were involved in the incident in the Moray Firth.
The Tornado GR4s from RAF Lossiemouth plunged into the Moray Firth off the northeast coast of Scotland.
12 May 2011 - Norwegian seismic surveyor TGS-Nopec Geophysical Company ASA (OSL: TGS) said on Thursday it had started the second season of multi-client 3D seismic acquisition in the Moray Firth, offshore the UK.
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Rayna Quilliam, the widow of Sergeant Gary Quilliam, told how their 13-year-old daughter Angela had gone up in a Nimrod to scatter her father's ashes over the Moray Firth.